Charles Dickens – Little Dorrit – First UK Edition 1857

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Charles Dickens – Little Dorrit – First UK Edition 1857

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£775.00

First edition, first printing and first issue. Published by Bradbury and Evans in London, 1857. Including the three line Errata on page xiv; William instead of Frederick on page 317 line 27; B2 instead of BB2 on pp. 371; and Rigaud for Blandois on pp. 469, 470, 472, and 473. Beautifully bound in half morocco and raised, tooled bands at the spine. The gilt titling is faded. The marbled paper is bright and beautiful. The text blocks are expectedly toned, with the marbling faded. This is a very good copy.

Originally published in serial form between 1855 and 1857. The story features Amy Dorrit, youngest child of her family, born and raised in the Marshalsea prison for debtors in London


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First edition, first printing and first issue. Published by Bradbury and Evans in London, 1857. Including the three line Errata on page xiv; William instead of Frederick on page 317 line 27; B2 instead of BB2 on pp. 371; and Rigaud for Blandois on pp. 469, 470, 472, and 473. Beautifully bound in half morocco and raised, tooled bands at the spine. The gilt titling is faded. The marbled paper is bright and beautiful. The text blocks are expectedly toned, with the marbling faded. This is a very good copy.

Originally published in serial form between 1855 and 1857. The story features Amy Dorrit, youngest child of her family, born and raised in the Marshalsea prison for debtors in London